The Streamy Awards (www.streamys.org), presented by the International Academy of Web Television (IAWTV), recognize excellence in global web television programming for broadband distribution across 35 creative categories, from acting and directing, to editing and special effects.
This first live Streamys Nominees announcement will be broadcast to a global audience at 9:30am PT on Monday, March 1, 2010. The Nominees were selected by members of the IAWTV. Nominees from several of the 35 categories will be announced live, with the remainder available at www.streamys.org immediately following the live broadcast. These will include: Best Comedy, Best Drama, Best Hosted, Best Reality, Best News, Best Companion Series, Best Male Actor (Drama), Best Female Actor (Drama), Best Male Actor (Comedy), Best Female Actor (Comedy), and Best Guest Star.
About The Streamy Awards:
Presented by the International Academy of Web Television, the Streamy Awards recognize excellence in global web television programming for broadband distribution across 35 creative categories, from acting and directing, to editing and special effects. Members of the International Academy of Web Television review shows submitted through a free, public submissions process and vote on the final nominees and winners for each category. The Audience Choice Award for Best Web Television Series is selected by members of the public. Winners of the 2nd Annual Streamy Awards will be announced on April 11, 2010 at the Streamy Awards Ceremony in Los Angeles, CA. Founded in 2009, the Streamy Awards are co-hosted by a consortium of new media companies including Tubefilter Inc.(www.tubefilterinc.com) and NewTeeVee (www.newteevee.com). For more information, visit www.streamys.org, follow @streamyawards on Twitter and become a Fan at www.facebook.com/streamys.
About The International Academy of Web Television:
The International Academy of Web Television, an independent member-run organization comprised of digital entertainment leaders was founded in 2009 to promote and recognize artistic excellence and technological innovation in online entertainment. Members of the Academy are invited to join based on achievement in their respective fields, and include actors, agents, composers, content developers, directors, journalists, producers, technologists, and writers who actively participate in and support the web television and digital entertainment industries. The Academy oversees the annual Streamy Awards, which honor and recognize excellence in original episodic web television programming. For more information, visit www.iawtv.org, follow @iawtv on Twitter and become a Fan at www.facebook.com/iawtv.